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Leicester Tigers sign Tom Whiteley on long-term deal

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have signed Tom Whiteley from Bristol Bears on a long-term deal.   The 27-year-old will join Tigers this week after agreeing an early release with the Bears.   Whiteley played...

Munga pens new deal with Exiles

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Irish is pleased to announce that Academy product Chunya Munga has signed a new contract with the Club.   The 22-year-old second-row forward signed on the dotted line at the Hazelwood Centre...

Bristol Bears Docked Five Points

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bristol Bears have been deducted five match points and handed a suspended fine of €10,000 following an independent Disciplinary Hearing arising from the club’s EPCR Challenge Cup, Round 1...

Borthwick had no doubts over picking captain Farrell for Six Nations opener

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Borthwick did not think twice about selecting Owen Farrell as captain for England's Six Nations opener against Scotland after uncertainty over his availability.   Farrell was given a four-match...

Harlequins sign Will Porter

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrum-half Will Porter has been revealed as Harlequins’ latest signing ahead of the 2023/24 season. Joining from Bristol Bears, the 24-year-old will link up with Quins this summer to add yet further...

Pool stage ramps up with knockout stage spots secured

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Seven teams bagged their places in the EPCR Challenge Cup knockout stage amid an enthralling Round 3 last weekend.   Cardiff Rugby, RC Toulon, Connacht Rugby, Bristol Bears, Glasgow Warriors,...

England squad announcement - 2023 Guinness Six Nations, training camp

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steve Borthwick has named his first England squad that will meet for a Guinness Six Nations training camp next week. Head coach Borthwick has called up 36 players who will train at the Honda England...

Owen Farrell cleared to play in England’s Six Nations opener against Scotland

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Farrell will be available for England's opening Six Nations game against Scotland on February 4 after the Rugby Football Union intervened over his ban.   The governing body confirmed Farrell's...